In spring/summer 2018, I was accused of harassing, doxxing, and discriminating against a trans grad student. My very presence at my university was "harassmen...
Lindsay ShepherdNEW VIDEO.
Last summer I was accused of harassing, doxxing & discriminating against a trans grad student.
My very presence at my university was "harassment" to him. Comments made by my Twitter followers, not made by myself, were used to incriminate me.
I, for one, feel sympathetic that Wang had to depart on these terms.
Lindsay ShepherdI have started doing some writing for @TrueNorthCentre. Here's an article I wrote during my Twitter suspension (couldn't tweet it out while it was super timely).
What @karenxbwang did is not "racist." Saying someone is "of Indian descent" is not hateful.
In late 2017, I found myself at the centre of a controversy at Wilfrid Laurier University, where I was an M.A. student and teaching assistant (TA) in the Communication Studies department. In the class for which I was serving as TA, I played part of...
Most Canadian job seekers would understand a “bilingual” position to be demanding language skills in both English and French. But
Lindsay ShepherdMy latest article.
Many jobs in the Vancouver area require applicants to speak Mandarin or Cantonese. I contacted some of the organizations demanding Mandarin-speaking staff, asking them why those language skills were required, but none responded to me.
Points covered in this video: - My motivations for applying to graduate school - The prevalence of identity-based research interests - A peek into the "Postm...
Lindsay ShepherdNEW VIDEO:
- My motivations for applying to grad school
- Prevalence of identity-based research interests
- "Postmodern neo-Marxist" course content
- Lack of standards
- Infantilization of grad students
The Laurier Society for Open Inquiry, which was founded in January 2018 by Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU) graduate student Lindsay Shepherd, has over 180 members and has held numerous successful events in the Waterloo region in Ontario. LSOI hosts...
The Laurier Society for Open Inquiry will be hosting Meghan Murphy, Founder and Editor of Feminist Current, Canada's leading feminist website.
Meghan will be addressing the question: "Does Trans Activism Negatively Impact Women's Rights?"
We need to trust that our corrections system will properly punish the perpetrators of the most grotesque acts. The recent decision to transfer child killer Terri-Lynne McClintic from prison to an Indigenous healing lodge undermines that trust and...
Official Student site of Wilfrid Laurier University, located in Waterloo and Brantford, Ontario, specializing in business, music, science, arts, social work and education.
Lindsay ShepherdWILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADS: Opt out of your $5.44 per term @LSPIRG fee by TOMORROW. They are an anti-free speech organization, want to shut down speakers they disagree with & no one knows where their $ really goes. Opt-out link: web.wlu.ca/lspirgoptout/l… #Laurier2022